Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Tynedale
Town
Corbridge
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 25 July 1920
    Attended by: Lieutenant General SIR PERCY S WILKINSON KCMG CB
  • Dedicated
    Date: 25 July 1920
    Attended by: Right Revd Bishop Hornby, D.D.
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33892

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Current location

On the left inside the door
on west wall of nave
St Andrew's Church
Watling Street
Corbridge
Tynedale
Northumberland
NE45 5NH
England

OS Grid Ref: NY 98829 64436
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Brass Plaque with a dome at centre top and elaborate corners, set in a wood frame which echoes its shape. There is a border of a single line sunk in casting and enamelled black. At centre top is a red cross set in a black laurel wreath. The names are listed in three columns, the lettering is in Roman capitals with some red initials.
Inscription
GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS/ LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS. TO THE IMPERISHABLE MEMORY OF THOSE/ MEN OF CORBRIDGE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ DURING THE EUROPEAN WAR 1914 - 1918/[names]/ "In sweet and certain hope of the Resurrection to Eternal Life through/our Lord Jesus Christ".
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldred, Hw
Allcroft, M
Allcroft, W
Amos, Jr
Armstrong, H
Atkin, R
Bell, J
Blackburn, W
Bowman, C
Bowman, Fr
See details for all 108 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 108
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 108
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 5mm, height 1120mm, width 715mm
    Materials: Brass
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 60mm, height 1260mm, width 840mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Given anonymously
Reference

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